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{{bluedot}} <u>'''Democratic Primary'''</u>
 
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:*[[Matt Heinz]] [[Arizona House of Representatives|State representative]]<ref name="heinz"/>
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:*[[Ron Barber]] Former Giffords aide<ref>[http://tucsoncitizen.com/arizona-news/2012/02/14/newcomer-konst-is-3rd-dem-to-join-race-for-giffords-seat/ ''Arizona Republic'' "Newcomer Konst is 3rd Dem to join race for Giffords’ seat," February 14, 2012]</ref>
 
:*[[Ron Barber]] Former Giffords aide<ref>[http://tucsoncitizen.com/arizona-news/2012/02/14/newcomer-konst-is-3rd-dem-to-join-race-for-giffords-seat/ ''Arizona Republic'' "Newcomer Konst is 3rd Dem to join race for Giffords’ seat," February 14, 2012]</ref>
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:'''''Note:''' [[Matt Heinz]] initially declared but he withdrew and endorsed Barber once the former Giffords aide entered the race.''<ref>[http://www.thehill.com/blogs/ballot-box/house-races/210163-arizona-lawmaker-who-replaced-giffords-in-state-senate-to-run-for-her-house-seat ''The Hill'' "Arizona lawmaker who replaced Giffords in state Senate to run for her House seat," February 13, 2012]</ref>
 
{{reddot}} <u>'''Republican Primary'''</u>
 
{{reddot}} <u>'''Republican Primary'''</u>
 
:*[[Frank Antenori]] [[Arizona State Senate|Current state senator]]<ref name="spec"/>
 
:*[[Frank Antenori]] [[Arizona State Senate|Current state senator]]<ref name="spec"/>

Revision as of 20:04, 15 February 2012

The 8th congressional district of Arizona will hold a special election for the U.S. House of Representatives on June 12, 2012. The election is to fill the vacancy left by the resignation of Representative Gabrielle Giffords (D). The primary election is scheduled for April 17, 2012, and the general election will be held on June 12, 2012.[1]

This is the 8th congressional district prior to the 2010 redistricting.

Candidates

Democratic Party Democratic Primary

Note: Matt Heinz initially declared but he withdrew and endorsed Barber once the former Giffords aide entered the race.[4]

Republican Party Republican Primary

See also

External links

References